Lightening Your Load

  • May 20, 2017 • 12 PM – 2 PM
  • intersection of University Drive and Melville, near the Academy Building

Students living in off-campus Residential Life housing can leave their donations in the basement of their building or similar area as directed by Res Life. Graduating seniors and others should plan to donate their goods during the Lightening Your Load (LYL) donate drive on Saturday, May 20 between 12p-2p.  A Goodwill truck will be stationed at the intersection of University Drive and Melville, near the Academy Building; please stop by to donate your items.

In addition, a MERS/Goodwill truck and Quadrangle Housing truck will be circulating to pick up curb-side donations along University Drive and Washington Avenue, as well as the Skinker DeBaliviere neighborhood. Call or text 314-312-3274 between 12p and 2p to schedule a pick up for larger items (like furniture).If you move out after the LYL event, you can donate your items to area MERS/Goodwill stores at a number of convenient drop-off locations.

For guidelines on what you can donate, click here (no mattresses, please!).